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The City of Olds had a population of 218 as of July 1, 2016.

The primary coordinate point for Olds is located at latitude 41.1342 and longitude -91.5442 in Henry County. The formal boundaries for the City of Olds (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.34 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Henry County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 732 feet.

The City of Olds (GNIS ID: 2396053) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The City of Olds is located within Township of Wayne, a minor civil division (MCD) of Henry County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Olds population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

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Olds, IA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 218
Population in Households 218
Population in Familes 189
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 646
Diversity Index2 9


Total Households 89
Average Household Size 2.45
Family Households 68
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 105 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 67 (63.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 23 (21.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 16 (15.2%)
Median Home Value $139,000
Average Home Value $203,358


Median Household Income $69,326
Average Household Income $88,455
Per Capita Income $34,524
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.78% -0.46%
Households -0.7% -0.23%
Families 0.97% -0.6%
Median Household Income   1.59%
Per Capita Income   2.06%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Olds, IA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Olds to the other 1,009 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Iowa by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 683 33rd
Population Density1 # 531 47th
Diversity Index2 # 503 50th
Median Household Income # 87 91st
Per Capita Income # 99 90th

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